Girl’s Leadership Award

C-STEM Girl’s Leadership Award  recognizes middle and high school students who have attended  GIRL or GIRL+ camp  or Ujima GIRL Project as a camper and/or assistant coach, and demonstrated an outstanding leadership and shown aspiration  for computing and robotics fields. Award recipients are selected by the C-STEM Awards Committee consisting of the university faculty, graduate students, and undergraduate students.

  • Nominees must be middle or high-school students.
  • Nominees had participated in the C-STEM GIRL or GIRL+ Camp,  Ujima GIRL Project as campers or assistant coaches.
  • Nominees must be actively participating in the UC Davis C-STEM program.
  • Nominees have not received this award in the past.
Selection Criteria
  • Recipient must demonstrate excellent aptitude and interest in computing and its applications in STEM fields.
  • Recipient must have demonstrate excellent leadership including peer-mentoring other students to pursue computing related STEM fields.
  • Recipient should have actively participated in the UC Davis C-STEM related programs.

Applications are due by March 31 each year. The application is available for download as a PDF.

NEW! Teachers may nominate their students for these awards through our website!  This feature automatically sends the student you nominate an email notification with a link to the application and with the attached Teacher Recommendation Form.  Please log into our registered users subsite and visit the “C-STEM Student Award Nomination” page to nominate a student.   Please note: This nomination form is a tool to motivate your students to apply;  It is not a substitute for a student application.


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Phone: (530) 752-9082